The perilous journey of the Donner Party

Title The perilous journey of the Donner Party
Names Calabro, Marian.
Book Number DB049865
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation 1846. Letters and diary entries describe twelve-year-old Virginia Reed and her family's journey by wagon train to California with the Donner clan. The group is stranded in deep snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains, and some desperate travelers resort to cannibalism. Traces the survivors' remaining years. For grades 5-8 and older readers. 1999. For grades 5-8 and older readers. 1999.
Narrator Cundiff, Kerry.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
Juvenile Book - JU
History - HST
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Donner Party - Juvenile literature
Overland journeys to the Pacific - Juvenile literature
Pioneer children - West (U.S.) - History - 19th century - Juvenile literature
Survival - Juvenile literature
Call Number j979.403 JNF
Language English
Released 1999
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1999
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Clarion Books, c1999.
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